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Falcons Boys’ Club mission continues after 23 years

GIVING BACK – Hundreds of young men on the island were recipients of new clothes and shoes among other items that were generously donated by a number of individuals and organizations, both locally and abroad. The giveaway took place during the Falcons Boys’ Club 23rd Anniversary celebration held on the Community Centre grounds recently. (PHOTOS: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Positively impacting the lives of young men on the island of Grand Bahama over two-plus decades, the Falcons Boys’ Club celebrated its 23rd year of existence recently, with a grand event on the grounds of its home site, Champs Community Centre, West Sunrise Highway.  Hundreds of boys enrolled in the programme left with both tangible…
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HASB’s 2020 Candlelight Memorial to take on a ‘down home’ feel

KEVIN THOMPSON-DELANCY, HASB, Founder

HIV/AIDS Survivors Benefit (HASB) GB team announced yesterday – Wednesday, February 12 – that they are gearing up for the 2020 International AIDS Candlelight Memorial, which is scheduled for Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, Sea Grape on Sunday, May 17, beginning at 7:00 p.m. According to the organizations founder, Kevin Thompson Delancy, Esq. J.P., HIV/AIDS activist…
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Louis claims 2020 Spelling Bee title

TOP SPELLERS – Maurice Moore Primary School’s Azaria Louis (centre) secured the top speller title in the 2020 Ministry of Education District Spelling Bee Competition on February 6. First runner-up was Hugh Campbell Primary’s Jasmine Rolle (right) and closing out the top three was Ricardo Simmons (left) of Tabernacle Baptist Christian Academy. (PHOTOS: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Moore Primary School’s Azaria Louis, Grade 6, competed against 10 contestants from various schools throughout the island to secure the title of best speller in the Ministry of Education Annual District Spelling Bee on Thursday, February 6 at the Bahamas Union of Teacher’s Hall. Louis, who correctly spelt ‘erstwhile,’ became two-time Spelling Bee champion, as…
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Aquaponics Programmer launched, targeting high school students

AQUAPONICS PROGRAMME LAUNCHED – The Department of Agriculture and Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI) hosted a seminar and launched the National Aquaponics Programme on Thursday (February 6) morning at the C.A. Smith Building. Pictured are ministry and BASMI officials with local educators. (PHOTOS: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

The Department of Agriculture and Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI) hosted a seminar and launched the National Aquaponics Programme on Thursday (February 6) morning at the C.A. Smith Building. Ministry of Agriculture Department Cooperative Officer Cheryl Bowe-Moss revealed that English Math, Science and Technology educators were invited to the seminar, so that they…
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